2018-19 School Calendar PDF

Click 2018-19 Parent calendar FINAL.pdf  to download a PDF of the GVR MS school calendar.


Middle School

2018-2019 School Year Calendar*


*This preliminary calendar is our best effort to give you firm dates for the school year. Major school vacation dates will not change, however, professional development days, ½ days, early releases, and other dates may change. We will issue an updated calendar throughout the year and inform you of changes. All updates will also be in the Raptor Rundown.


August 2018

Thursday, August 16th – First day of school for all students

Tuesday, August 28th – Picture day



Monday, September 3th - No school Labor Day

Thursday, September 6th : Back to School Night 5:30 to 7:00 pm

Friday, September 28th – No school Professional Learning Day (PLD)



Tuesday, October 16th – Picture re-take

Monday, October 22th and Tuesday, October 23th – No school (Fall Break)



Wednesday, November 14th – Friday, November 16th – IA testing #1. Early dismissal (1:00 pm)

Friday, November 16th – Last day of the Trimester 1

Monday, November 19th and Tuesday, November 20st – No school (PLD)

Wednesday, November 21st thru Friday, November 23rd – No school (Thanksgiving Break)

Monday, November 26th – First day of Trimester 2



Thursday, December 6th - Report card conferences (4:00 – 5:30 pm)

Thursday, December 6th – Award ceremony by invitation only (5:30 to 6:15 pm)

Friday, December 7th – Early dismissal (11:45 am)

Friday, December 7th – Parent teacher conference 1:00pm to 6:00 pm

Friday, December 21st  to, Monday, January 7th – No school Winter Break



Monday, January 7th- No school PLD

Tuesday, January 8th- - School resumes

Monday, January 21st    – No school (MLK Day)



Friday, February 1st – Enrollment for new students 2019-20

Monday, February 19th – No school (Presidents Day)

Wednesday, February 20th - Friday, February 22nd IA testing #2. Early dismissal (1:00 pm)

Friday, February 22nd – Last day of the Trimester 2

Monday, February 25th and Tuesday, February 26th – No school (PLD)

Wednesday, February 27th – 1st day of Trimester


MARCH 2019

Thursday, March 7th - Report card conferences (4:00 – 5:30 pm)

Thursday, March 7th - Award ceremony by invitation (5:30 to 6:30 pm)

Friday, March 8th – Early dismissal (11:45 am)

Friday, March 8th – Parent teacher conference 1:00pm to 6:00 pm

Friday, March 15th – No School (PLD)

Monday, March 25th thru Friday, March 29th– No school (Spring Break)


APRIL 2019

Monday, April 1st –School resumes

Monday, April 8th – Friday, April 26th – CMAS testing window*

Friday, April 26th - No School (PLD)


MAY 2019

Friday, May 24th – Wednesday, May 29th – IA testing #3. Early dismissal (1:00pm)

Monday, May 27th – Memorial Day - No School

Thursday, May 30th - 8th grade last day of classes and continuation rehearsal (11:45 dismissal only 8th grade)

Friday, May 31st - 8th grade Continuation 5:00 – 7:00 pm (tentative time)

Friday, May 31st – Last day of school for 6th and 7th grade students (11:45 dismissal)


*Tentative dates*

Friday, May 3rd- senior signing day

Tuesday, May 21st - Boondocks 6th grade

Wednesday, May 22nd – Boondocks 7th grade

Thursday, May 23rd - Boondocks 8th grade

**Specific dates within testing windows will be released closer to the actual window*

Monday, September 10th to 14th – Fall MAP testing

January – ACCESS testing window (For selected students only)

Tuesday, January 15th – 18th – Winter MAP testing *

Monday, May 6th – 10th - MAP testing